Lot 24

2012   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2012

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

SOLD $693,000

Estimate

$675,000 - $825,000

Chassis

198.042.10.9500096

Engine

198.980.10.9300080

Car Highlights

Unparalleled Documented History

One Owner Through 2006

Accompanied by Rare Factory Correspondence

Offered with Hardtop, Tools and Extensive Documentation

A Stunningly Original Example

Numerous Factory-Installed Custom Features

Technical Specs

2,996 CC SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Bosch Mechanical Fuel Injection

250 BHP at 6,200 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension

Independent Rear Swing-Axle Suspension

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